Saving money: Paying cash for health care even if you’re insured

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Saving money: Paying cash for health care even if you’re insured

(Updated, March 2019) People are telling us they are paying cash for common medical procedures, even if they’re insured — and getting lower prices. Is this common? Is it legal? Why don’t more people ask for lower cash rates, and why don’t more providers offer? The situation, as described by two of our community members […]

High-deductible insurance plans: 7 easy tips to help you save

High-deductible insurance plans: 7 easy tips to help you save

SUMMARY: New year, new insurance plan! As of Jan. 1, many people suddenly are in possession of a high-deductible insurance plan. This may sound scary (High deductible! Reach for your wallet!), but it really isn’t. We’re going to give you seven helpful hints on how to deal. Read on, or … CLICK HERE FOR PRICES […]